Hormone changes and diabetes resolution after biliopancreatic diversion and laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy: a comparative prospective study.

@article{Tsoli2013HormoneCA,
  title={Hormone changes and diabetes resolution after biliopancreatic diversion and laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy: a comparative prospective study.},
  author={Marina Tsoli and Aikaterini Chronaiou and Ioannis Kehagias and Fotis E Kalfarentzos and Theodore Alexandrides},
  journal={Surgery for obesity and related diseases : official journal of the American Society for Bariatric Surgery},
  year={2013},
  volume={9 5},
  pages={667-77}
}
BACKGROUND Biliopancreatic diversion (BPD) is the most effective bariatric procedure in terms of weight loss and remission of diabetes type 2 (T2DM), but it is accompanied by nutrient deficiencies. Sleeve gastrectomy (SG) is a relatively new operation that has shown promising results concerning T2DM resolution and weight loss. The objective of this study was to evaluate and compare prospectively the effects of BPD long limb (BPD) and laparoscopic SG on fasting, and glucose-stimulated insulin… CONTINUE READING